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Giving perks to minority participants at a comedy festival doesn't seem very controversial. But when the snowflakes at Breitbart found out, it suddenly was.  

March 16 2017 6:46 AM

The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus recently honored Emmy-winning comedian Kathy Griffin at the 11th annual Crescendo Gala. She returns the favor by highlighting their Lavender Pen tour of the South. 

March 16 2017 6:19 AM

Another week, another woman playing a man in the Trump administration on Saturday Night Live.

March 12 2017 1:02 PM

Now Saturday Night Live is getting in on criticism of Logo's latest reality show.

March 12 2017 12:37 PM

Enjoy the hilarious meet-cute of Zaynab and Alma in an exclusive clip from SXSW film Signature Move. 

March 06 2017 8:52 PM

Here's evidence we might just cast shade the most effectively.

March 05 2017 7:30 AM

Actor Tommy Dickie created his own version of the Academy Awards, in which he portrays every nominated role in the span of five minutes.

February 26 2017 4:40 PM
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